The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 40 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Perl 78 109 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.32% 7.51% 7.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.06% 11.39% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 69 100 115
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,088 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Perl
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
861 957 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 69.77% 65.95% 67.11%
Number of salaries quoted 764 855 1097
Median salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region.

Perl Salary Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Perl.

1 116 (65.54%) Python
2 88 (49.72%) Linux
3 79 (44.63%) Java
4 68 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (38.42%) Bash Shell
5 59 (33.33%) Degree
6 55 (31.07%) SQL
7 53 (29.94%) JavaScript
8 51 (28.81%) C++
9 40 (22.60%) HTML
9 40 (22.60%) SDLC
10 39 (22.03%) Software Engineering
11 37 (20.90%) Scrum
12 36 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
13 33 (18.64%) Computer Science
14 32 (18.08%) Git (software)
15 30 (16.95%) TDD
16 29 (16.38%) C#
17 28 (15.82%) MySQL
17 28 (15.82%) Open Source
18 25 (14.12%) Unix
18 25 (14.12%) Web Services
18 25 (14.12%) XML
19 23 (12.99%) REST
20 22 (12.43%) CSS
20 22 (12.43%) Bioinformatics
21 21 (11.86%) HTTP
22 20 (11.30%) JDBC
22 20 (11.30%) SOAP
22 20 (11.30%) JIRA

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (9.04%) Apache
2 8 (4.52%) Node.js
3 4 (2.26%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.26%) IIS
3 4 (2.26%) JBoss
3 4 (2.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.13%) nginx
5 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.56%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (1.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.95%) GitHub
2 6 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.86%) HTTP
2 7 (3.95%) DNS
2 7 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.82%) Firewall
4 4 (2.26%) LDAP
4 4 (2.26%) SSL
5 3 (1.69%) BGP
5 3 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.69%) SSH
6 2 (1.13%) Internet
6 2 (1.13%) Junos
6 2 (1.13%) VPN
6 2 (1.13%) Wireless
7 1 (0.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.56%) OSPF
7 1 (0.56%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.56%) VLAN
7 1 (0.56%) WAN
7 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.82%) MySQL
2 17 (9.60%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.34%) Data Mining
4 12 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (6.78%) Text Mining
5 8 (4.52%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.95%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.26%) Electronic Patient Records
7 4 (2.26%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.26%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.13%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.13%) IDOL
9 1 (0.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (18.08%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.30%) JIRA
3 18 (10.17%) Eclipse
3 18 (10.17%) Visual Studio
4 15 (8.47%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.08%) Maven
5 9 (5.08%) Selenium
6 6 (3.39%) Artifactory
6 6 (3.39%) Fiddler
6 6 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (2.26%) Bower
7 4 (2.26%) Grunt
7 4 (2.26%) gulp
7 4 (2.26%) Subversion
8 3 (1.69%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 16 (9.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (2.26%) Games
2 4 (2.26%) Marketing
3 3 (1.69%) Finance
4 2 (1.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (31.07%) Developer
2 25 (14.12%) Linux Engineer
3 23 (12.99%) Test Engineer
4 19 (10.73%) Software Engineer
5 18 (10.17%) Software Test Engineer
5 18 (10.17%) Support Engineer
6 17 (9.60%) Programmer
7 16 (9.04%) Python Developer
8 15 (8.47%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.47%) Test Automation Engineer
9 14 (7.91%) Java Engineer
9 14 (7.91%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (7.34%) Java Developer
10 13 (7.34%) Software Developer
10 13 (7.34%) Systems Engineer
11 12 (6.78%) C++ Developer
11 12 (6.78%) Computer Scientist
11 12 (6.78%) Linux Developer
11 12 (6.78%) Senior C++ Developer
12 10 (5.65%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (22.60%) HTML
2 25 (14.12%) Web Services
2 25 (14.12%) XML
3 23 (12.99%) REST
4 22 (12.43%) CSS
5 20 (11.30%) JDBC
5 20 (11.30%) SOAP
6 18 (10.17%) JSP
6 18 (10.17%) STL
7 17 (9.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 17 (9.60%) J2EE
8 16 (9.04%) Natural Language Processing
9 15 (8.47%) jQuery
10 11 (6.21%) LAMP
11 9 (5.08%) .NET
12 6 (3.39%) AngularJS
13 5 (2.82%) Ajax
14 4 (2.26%) ASP.NET
14 4 (2.26%) JSON
14 4 (2.26%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (18.64%) Computer Science
3 18 (10.17%) Mathematics
3 18 (10.17%) Physics
4 17 (9.60%) Client/Server
5 16 (9.04%) Informatics
6 15 (8.47%) Algorithms
6 15 (8.47%) Life Science
7 11 (6.21%) Biology
8 9 (5.08%) Replication
9 6 (3.39%) Ontologies
10 5 (2.82%) Clustering
11 4 (2.26%) Cryptography
11 4 (2.26%) Health Informatics
11 4 (2.26%) User Experience
11 4 (2.26%) Visualisation
12 2 (1.13%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.56%) Biotechnology
13 1 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.56%) Proteomics
Operating Systems
1 88 (49.72%) Linux
2 25 (14.12%) Unix
3 18 (10.17%) Windows
4 11 (6.21%) CentOS
4 11 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.52%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.13%) Android
7 2 (1.13%) Debian
7 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.13%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.13%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (22.60%) SDLC
3 39 (22.03%) Software Engineering
4 37 (20.90%) Scrum
5 30 (16.95%) TDD
6 28 (15.82%) Open Source
7 22 (12.43%) Bioinformatics
8 17 (9.60%) BDD
8 17 (9.60%) Feature Driven Development
9 16 (9.04%) Performance Testing
9 16 (9.04%) Test Automation
10 15 (8.47%) Unit Testing
11 14 (7.91%) Configuration Management
11 14 (7.91%) DevOps
12 13 (7.34%) Validation
13 12 (6.78%) Automation Testing
13 12 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (6.21%) Software Testing
15 8 (4.52%) OO
15 8 (4.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (65.54%) Python
2 79 (44.63%) Java
3 68 (38.42%) Bash Shell
4 55 (31.07%) SQL
5 53 (29.94%) JavaScript
6 51 (28.81%) C++
7 29 (16.38%) C#
8 18 (10.17%) Shell Script
9 14 (7.91%) C
10 13 (7.34%) PHP
11 11 (6.21%) Ruby
12 5 (2.82%) Lua
13 4 (2.26%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.56%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (3.39%) PhD
3 4 (2.26%) LPIC
3 4 (2.26%) RHCE
4 2 (1.13%) CCNA
4 2 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.13%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.56%) MBA
5 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.78%) QA
2 6 (3.39%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 9 (5.08%) KVM
1 9 (5.08%) Xen
2 7 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.82%) iptables
3 5 (2.82%) Postfix
4 4 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.69%) Corosync
5 3 (1.69%) Shibboleth
6 2 (1.13%) Docker
6 2 (1.13%) Firmware
7 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.56%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 17 (9.60%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (6.78%) Puppet
3 10 (5.65%) Ansible
4 5 (2.82%) CFEngine
5 4 (2.26%) HAProxy
6 3 (1.69%) Pacemaker
7 2 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.56%) Nagios
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 13 (7.34%) Red Hat
2 9 (5.08%) Oracle
3 4 (2.26%) Sun
3 4 (2.26%) VMware
4 3 (1.69%) Cisco
4 3 (1.69%) Coverity
4 3 (1.69%) Juniper
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.69%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Metaskil Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-55k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus a range of Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE
Posted: 20 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Computer Futures
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